About Transformation073 Detay2

"As a contemporary ceramic artist, Beril Anilanmert is known for restructuring forms and redefining them for a new expression while utilizing multiple techniques. These expressions present themselves in sculptural large scale work as well as two dimensional ceramic paintings."

ABOUT

Member of International Academy of Ceramics (IAC) – Geneva, Switzerland.

1989 – Professorship at University of Mimar Sinan
1976 – Ph A (University of Mimar Sinan)
1968 – M.A., StateAcademy of Fine Arts

 ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES

Beril Anilanmert was a full time academic staff of MimarSinanUniversity in İstanbul between 1968-2005. She led graduate and postgraduate programs and contemporary ceramic art seminars. Organized competitons, workshops, symposiums and exhibitions at home and abroad. Had administrative positions as Vice President of MSÜ and as the Chairperson of Ceramic Department. She was a jury member and invited guest speaker in various national and international organizations. Attended several radio and TV programs. She worked in Japan with a scholarship from Japanese government and invited to ArizonaUniversity – USA, as a guest artist. Has several publications, research and articles on ceramics and on education.

ARTISTIC ACTIVITIES

 She had eighteen solo exhibitions. Exhibited her works in group exhibits in France, Italy, Canada, Hungary, Germany, Egypt, Korea, Yugoslavia, Austria, Czech Republic, Australia, Netherlands, Spain, Tunisia, Greece, China, Macedonia and in Japan. Her works are in various museum collections as in New York, Everson Museum of Art. Applied some of her mural designs on public and on private buildings.

 AWARDS (Selected)

1991 – Grand Prize – Iş Bank
1990 – First Prize in Ceramics Competition organized by Turkish Ministry of Culture

 Her book about her works titled “More Fire”, was published by Çanakkale Publications.